AARP

A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, helping people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, stregthening communities, and fighting for issues that matter most to families.

CONTACT 
10401 Linn Station Road, Suite 121
Louisville, KY 40223
PHONE  (866) 295-7275
EMAIL  kyaarp@aarp.org
WEB  aarp.org/ky

 

Age Friendly Lexington

A collaborative effort working to make Fayette County an age friendly, liveable place for individuals of all ages. We are proud to say Lexington is one of 127 Age-Friendly Communities nationwide.

CONTACT  Kristy Stambaugh
195 Life Lane
Lexington, KY 40502
PHONE  (859) 258-3806
EMAIL  kstambau@lexingtonky.gov
WEB  agefriendlylexington.org

 

Alzheimer’s Association 

The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

CONTACT  Erin Gillespie-Hislope
2808 Palumbo Drive, Suite 205
Lexington, KY 40509
PHONE (502) 473-5342
EMAIL ebgillespie@alz.org
WEB alz.org/kyin

 

Bluegrass Care Navigators

Bluegrass Care Navigators provides a wide range of services to alleviate pain, suffering and distress for patients and their families in the last phase of life. Bluegrass Care Navigators was formerly known as Hospice of the Bluegrass. Same people. Same care. New name.

CONTACT  Hazel Teichen
2409 Members Way
Lexington, KY 40504
PHONE (859) 296-6100
EMAIL hteichen@bgcarenav.org
WEB bgcarenav.org

Bluegrass Council of the Blind

Focused on increasing independence, security and quality of life for Kentuckians affected by vision loss through peer support, technology, training and additional resources.

CONTACT  Theresa Thomas
1093 South Broadway, Suite 1214
Lexington, KY 40504
PHONE (859) 259-1834
EMAIL Theresa@bcbky.org
WEB  bcbky.org

 

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC.

Focused on the preparation of documents for seniors and their families (powers of attorney, health care directives, wills and trusts) and on Medicaid planning, guardianship and estate settlement.

CONTACT  Amy Dougherty
120 North Mill Street, Suite 201
Lexington, KY 40507
PHONE (859) 281-0048
EMAIL amy@bgelderlaw.com
WEB  bgelderlaw.com

 

Christian Care Communities

A non-profit, faith-based Kentucky organization that offers services for the older population, including Bridgepointe, a new personal care community, the dementia-specific, Best Friends Adult Day Center, adjoining Bridgepointe and Christian Adult Day Center, which is Medicaid reimbursable.

CONTACT  Sarah Rowe
101 Sexton Way
Midway, KY 40347
PHONE (502) 377-0848
EMAIL sarah.rowe@ccc1884.org
WEB homeplaceatmidway.com
WEB bridgepointeassistedcare.com

 

Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living

Providing communities, seniors, families and professionals with information, referrals and in-home and caregiver support as well as ombudsman, adult day care, legal, senior employment and Senior Center support services.

CONTACT  Bluegrass ADRC
699 Perimeter Drive
Lexington, KY  40517
PHONE  (866) 665-7921
EMAIL  adrc@bgadd.org
WEB  BGAAAIL.org

 

Commission for Citizens with Disabilities 

Promoting the inclusion and empowerment of people with disabilities in Fayette County and advising the Mayor and City Council on pertinent issues, and leading community efforts on the quality of life for older citizens and their ability to fully participate in the community. 

CONTACT  Kristy Stambaugh
195 Life Lane
Lexington, KY 40502
PHONE  (859) 258-3806
EMAIL  kstambau@lexingtonky.gov
WEB  lexingtonky.gov

 

Donna Elder – Remax / Creative Realty

Buying and Selling Agent in Lexington, University Of Kentucky, Nicholasville, Winchester, Richmond and the surrounding areas.

CONTACT  Donna Elder
2808 Palumbo Drive
Lexington, KY 40509
PHONE (859) 983-9107
EMAIL donnaelder@remax.net
WEB  moving2lexingtonky.com

 

Friends of the Lexington Senior Center

A 501c3 non-profit designed to financially support the exceptional Lexington Senior Center today and in the years to come.

CONTACT  Kristy Stambaugh
195 Life Lane
Lexington, KY 40502
PHONE (859)278-6072
EMAIL kstambau@lexingtonky.gov 
WEB lexseniorcenterfriends.org

 

Home Instead Senior Care

Lexington’s trusted source of non-medical home care for seniors providing companionship, personal care and Alzheimer’s/dementia care services to enhance the lives of aging adults and their families.

CONTACT  Brent Stephens
207 East Reynolds Road, Suite 150
Lexington, KY 40517
PHONE (859) 273-0085
EMAIL brent.stephens@homeinstead.com
WEB homeinstead.com

 

Humana

At Humana, we think your healthcare plan should help you do more than simply pay your bills. Our focus is on supporting not only your physical health but your emotional and social health as well. Learn more about your options below.

CONTACT Lynn Edwards
19 Spring Station Drive
Lexington, KY 40505
PHONE (859) 404-1569
EMAIL LEdwards23@humana.com
WEB Humana.com/healthykentucky

Independence Assistance Services of the Bluegrass

Personal Care Agency serving Lexington and surrounding counties to provide personal care, homemaking, respite, escort/transportation and companionship to adults in order to help them maintain their independence within their home.

CONTACT Kaela Drake
343 Waller Avenue, Suite 305
Lexington, KY 40504
PHONE (859) 303-4040
EMAIL kaela@iasbg.com
WEB iasbg.com

 

ITN Bluegrass

Providing dignified transportation 24/7 to people 60 and older and adults with visual impairments, this nonprofit organization is committed to the independence and mobility of its members, who schedule their own rides anywhere in Fayette and northern Jessamine Counties for any reason.

CONTACT  Jennifer Gripshover
1206 N. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40505
PHONE (859) 252-8665
EMAIL jennifer.gripshover@itnbluegrass.org
WEB itnbluegrass.org

 

Kentucky Talking Book Library

A library service for people who are visually impaired or physically disabled.

CONTACT  Barbara Penegor
P.O. Box 537
Frankfort, KY 40602
PHONE (800) 372-2968
EMAIL ktbl.mail@ky.gov
WEB kdla.ky.gov

 

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass – State Health Insurance Program (SHIP)

Provides free information, counseling and help with applying for government public benefits to anyone over the age of 60, and disabled persons on Medicare.

CONTACT  Angela Zeek
300 Main Street, Suite 110
Lexington, KY 40507
PHONE (859) 233-4556
EMAIL azeek@lablaw.org
WEB lablaw.org

 

Lexington Senior Center

The Lexington Senior Center is home to a variety of activities and services for all Fayette County citizens ages 60 or older.

CONTACT  Kristy Stambaugh
195 Life Lane
Lexington, KY 40508
PHONE  (859) 278-6072
EMAIL  kstambau@lexingtonky.gov
WEB  lexingtonky.gov

LexTran

Lexington’s public transit authority consists of a 73 bus fleet that serves the city of Lexington seven days a week. Please find routes and schedules on our website.

CONTACT Emily Elliott
200 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508
PHONE (859) 255-7756
EMAIL eelliott@lextran.com
WEB lextran.com

 

 

Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass, Inc

Protects and promotes the rights of long-term care residents, providing education and compliant management to long-term care residents and their families.

CONTACT Denise Wells
3138 Custer Drive, Suite 110
Lexington, KY 40517
PHONE (859) 277-9215
EMAIL denise@ombuddy.org
WEB ombuddy.org

 

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UK – OLLI

OLLI offers educational and enrichment courses, programs and events for dynamic lifelong learners aged 50 and older who are continually searching for exciting topics and exploring new opportunities in learning.

CONTACT  Teresa Hager
UK Ligon House
658 South Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40506
PHONE (859) 257-2667
EMAIL teresa.hager@uky.edu
WEB uky.edu.OLLI

SureHands Lift & Care Systems

Transfer systems and accessories that are customized to meet the specific needs and transferring goals of both the user and caregiver.

CONTACT  Gary Stoops
982 County Route 1
Pine Island, NY 10969
PHONE  (800) 724-5305
EMAIL  garystoops@gmail.com
WEB  surehands.com

 

UK Healthcare / Sanders-Brown Center on Aging

Conducts cutting-edge aging research and provides clinical and educational programs in areas including Alzheimer’s disease.

CONTACT  Derrick Hord
800 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY  40536-0230
PHONE  (859) 323-6040
EMAIL  derrick.hord@uky.edu
WEB centeronaging.uky.edu

 

United Healthcare

United Healthcare is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the health system work better for everyone. We serve millions of people from their earliest years through their working lives and through retirement.

CONTACT Kathy Holder
233 Ruccio Way
Lexington, KY 40503
PHONE (812) 746-0861
EMAIL kathy_holder@uhc.com
WEB uhc.com